“Hey, I’m Lara and I’m vegan” - is NOT the way I usually introduce myself. Now that we've got that out of the way, I’m happy to tell you some essential tips and things you should know before dating a vegan/vegetarian girl! 1. We love to eat. We just don't eat the secretions of another... Continue Reading →
Whatever time of the year - you can never go wrong with pumpkin soup! This recipe is not only completely fool-proof but also healthy and cheap. What else could you ask for?!
Despite being a tiny country with only 17 million citizens, the Netherlands has produced a lot of amazing talent over the past centuries. We are all familiar with the great painters of the Golden Age such as Rembrandt and Vermeer. It is also no secret that the Dutch love EDM with the crazy amount of... Continue Reading →
When I first came to The Netherlands, I was enchanted by the crowds of people lapping up the evening sun on every green space available; sharing a meal or some drinks and jumping in the canals. After all this time indoors, I’ve built up a list of things I cannot wait to do when warmer... Continue Reading →
We have discussed this earlier but the feeling comes back every time you open a book. You want to have as much fun as you can during your time as a student, but studying gets in the way. I have given seven ways to avoid studying, but to make it an even ten, here are... Continue Reading →
By Jelle de Korte The Dutch care a great deal about certain things. We love democracy, tolerance, bicycles and cheese but most of all: we love football. Not the crazy hand-egg game in the United States. I am talking about REAL football! Not soccer. Football! If you want to understand Dutch culture to its core... Continue Reading →
When you arrived in our wonderful country you maybe wondered if all the clichés were true. You know what I'm talking about: the mills, clogs, tulips, cheese. Because we have to admit it, that's the image the world has of our small country. It's mainly the media who create this image and sometimes that could... Continue Reading →